University of Louisville is on a 640-acre campus in an urban setting in Louisville, KY. There are many activities and organizations for University of Louisville students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
University of Louisville also has fraternities and sororities.
University of Louisville has a thriving Baptist Campus Ministry. In fact, more students participate in Baptist Campus Ministry than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at University of Louisville include Society of Porter Scholars, Association of Black Students, Common Ground and Raise Red Dance Marathon.
University of Louisville students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming Events, Fryberger Sing and Welcome Weekend.
University of Louisville offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most University of Louisville students live off campus. In 2021, 32.44% of undergrads at University of Louisville lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 67.56% of students lived off-campus or commuted to University of Louisville. There are 3,508 spots available in on-campus housing for all 15,927 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 3,159 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 52% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
University of Louisville offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At University of Louisville there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at University of Louisville:
|Sport||Mens Intramural||Womens Intramural||Mens Division||Womens Division||Mens Scholarships||Womens Scholarships|
|Club Teamsheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of Louisville is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The University of Louisville campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
University of Louisville offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to University of Louisville, take Interstate 65 to Louisville, KY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Louisville International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore University of Louisville's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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